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Monthly Archives: November 2013

If you want to buy drugs or guns anonymously online, virtual currency Bitcoin is better than hard cash. Canny speculators have been hoarding it like digital gold. Now the world's leading bankers are even...

The Internet now touches all aspects of our lives, because it links the various devices, from smartphones and tablets to systems that are used in areas such as public and personal security, surveillance, navigation,...

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TOKYO – Amazon Japan launched its 'Instant Video' online platform Tuesday (Nov. 27), offering movies and TV series for streaming, download rental and purchase, with content from all the local major studios and TV...

Just like using your own car is a requirement for some jobs, BYOD should become the norm for corporate IT. Many, many years ago, salesmen travelled on mass transit to their jobs, where they picked...

From ProQuest subsidiary Serials Solutions launched Intota Assessment, a collection analytics service designed to give libraries a holistic view of their serial and monograph holdings in both print and electronic formats, facilitating a comprehensive, data-driven approach...

Engineering instruction should build on young students' natural problem-solving skills to prepare a future generation of critical thinkers. When Christine Cunningham, an education researcher and vice president at the Museum of Science in Boston, prompts...

Brent Humphreys/Redux Machines in the 23andMe labs, which provides genetic information to consumers. 23andMe Inc., the Google Inc.-backed DNA analysis company co-founded by Anne Wojcicki, was told by U.S. regulators to halt sales of its main...

By Graham Cooke2 hours ago Cyber Monday is the day retailers love and hate. They love the huge revenue potential, but hate the pressure to perform. However, the phenomenon is now a well-established consumer holiday, so...

                     Harold McIlhenny,  center, an attorney who represents Apple in the Apple-Samsung trial, exits a  federal courthouse in San Jose. (Ben Margot / Associated  Press / November 13,  2013) http://www.latimes.com/business/technology/la-fi-tn-jury-awards-apple-290-million-in-samsung-patent-case-20131121,0,7217872.story#ixzz2lfsEH2c5 A federal jury Thursday ordered Samsung Electronics Co....

    Most of what I know isn’t in my head. It’s out there in my books. I know how to do a lot of integrals in calculus, for example. But, really, what I mean by...

Is a share buyback the best plan for Apple Inc. AAPL to boost its share value? Perhaps, but should it raise debt to do so? Not everyone thinks so. Apple Inc.  (AAPL_) has somehow landed...